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21. rǒuncī n.

25 quotations in 1 sense
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(a) A charger, steed; (b) a riding horse; (c) a pack horse, workhorse; (d) a kind of small horse; (e) in phrase: queue de rounci, nag's tail, a comic title for a dish; (f) as surname.

22. russet n.

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(a) The color russet, grey or dull red, brown, etc., suitable for working clothes; (b) a serviceable woolen cloth, usu. of plain or subdued color & usu. worn by the poor or by workingmen (also by the…

23. sacristā̆n(e n.

Additional spellings: sacristane
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(a) The officer of a church or religious house charged with looking after the buildings, church ornaments, vestments, etc., and with ringing of the bells for service; a sacristan; (b) in surnames and…

24. salā̆rī(e n.

Additional spellings: salarie
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(a) Compensation, payment, esp. a salary or compensation periodically paid for regular service [sometimes difficult to distinguish from (b)]; also fig.; (b) a payment for a specific service or limited…

25. sarpler(e n.

Additional spellings: sarplere
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A large canvas sack, used esp. for packing wool or fleeces; also, a bale of wool, containing two sacks; also, the weight of a bale of wool.

26. scarlē̆t n.

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The color scarlet; also, scarlet dye; red scarlet.

27. sclā̆vīn(e n.

Additional spellings: sclavine
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(a) A cloak, esp. a pilgrim's cloak or mantle; -- ult. of Slavic origin; (b) a ceremonial vestment; a cope, robe; (c) some other kind of garment.

28. scū̆t n.(2)

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A short garment.

29. scūte n.(1)

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A French gold coin, usu. worth half an English noble, or 3 s. 4 d.

30. serǧeauntīe n.

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(a) Tenure of land as recompense for services or goods rendered to the king; the land held or governed under such an arrangement; graunt sergeauntie, land tenure on condition of personal service…

31. shop(pe n.

Additional spellings: shoppe
67 quotations in 1 sense
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(a) A room or building used as a place of business by a victualer, craftsman, etc.; also fig.; boueres (corveiseres, etc.) shop; open shop, a shop open to the public; also fig.; spice shop; (b) shop

32. smaragd(e n.

Additional spellings: smaragde
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A precious stone, green in color, esp. an emerald; also, emerald; smaragd ston.

33. socǒurs n.

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(a) Aid, assistance, help; support, encouragement; also, divine help, spiritual aid; (b) relief, alleviation of a state or condition, remedy; (c) sustenance.

34. sǒmer n.(2)

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(a) A packhorse; -- also coll.; somer bai (hors); somer driven, forced to ride a packhorse; somer folwer, one who follows packhorses in a train; somer ledere, a driver of packhorses; somer sadel, a…

35. sot n.(1)

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(a) A fool, simpleton; a madman; also, an innocent [quot. a1500]; sottes iferen, fellow fools; siti sot, q.v.; (b) a wretch, rascal, villain; (c) as a term of abuse; (d) in proverbs; (e) ?as surname.

36. spāce n.

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(a) An interval or a span of time elapsing between two specified points, events, etc.; (b) the amount or extent of time comprised by or contained within a specified period; -- often with gen. or of ph…

37. spẹ̄re n.(3)

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(a) The cosmos, composed of hollow concentric revolving spheres surrounding the earth; spere of the firmament; (b) the outermost sphere of the cosmos, the primum mobile, regulating the motion of the…

38. spīcer n.

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(a) A dealer in spices, an apothecary; spicer(es shoppe, an apothecary's shop; spicer wif, a female apothecary; (b) in surnames.

39. spīcerī(e n.

Additional spellings: spicerie
69 quotations in 4 senses
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(a) An aromatic substance; a spice; also fig. [quot. c1400]; coll. spices; also, spice plants; spiceri menginge, blending of aromatic spices; grounden (poudre of) spiceri, ground spices; (b) a spice…

40. spīkenard n.

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An aromatic plant of the Valerianaceae family, esp. Nardostachys jatamansi, used as a perfume; a valerianaceous plant, prob. Valeriana officinalis, used usu. in herbal remedies and occ. in cooking…